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[movies]Herb Mills on Containerization - Chris Carlsson
Herb Mills, former secretary-treasurer of Local 10 ILWU, describes the role of containerization in the global economy.
Keywords: containerization; longshoring; globalization
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[movies]Pacific Trade and Longshoring work c 1920s - Shaping San Francisco
silent footage from the Prelinger Archive, edited to focus on the parts about Pacific Trade and the footage of longshoring, probably from the 1920s.
Keywords: Globalization; world trade; San Francisco; longshoring; dockers; piers; shipping; bananas; copra; hemp
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[movies]Herb Mills A Highly Skilled Job - Shaping San Francisco
Retired Secretary-Treasure of ILWU Local 10 Herb Mills gives an entertaining and eloquent description of the labor process of longshoring pre-containerization, detailing how the solidarity and moral cohesion of the men was created through their shared labor in the holds of ships and on docks along San Francisco's industrial waterfront. Interviewed in 1996 by Chris Carlsson and Steve Stallone for the Shaping San Francisco prjoect.
Keywords: longshoremen; longshoring; dockers; dock work; ILWU; winches; hoists; cranes; solidarity
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